February 4, 2014
NCDC is releasing a new version of the Climate Data Online (CDO) application—version 3.1.
January 31, 2014
Paleoclimatology is the study of ancient climates, prior to the widespread availability of instrumental records.
January 30, 2014
According to the January 28 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 36.5% of the contiguous U.S.
January 28, 2014
Science Editor, Brooke Stewart is a member of the team that is overseeing the development of the next National Climate Assessment.
January 24, 2014
In January 1982, the Foothills area from southeast Wyoming to Colorado Springs, CO, experienced extremely devastating Chinook winds.
January 23, 2014
According to the January 21 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 34.4% of the contiguous U.S.
January 21, 2014
The globally averaged temperature for 2013 tied as fourth warmest year since record keeping began in 1880.
January 17, 2014
The U.S. Climate Extremes Index brings together several climate indicators to chart the occurrence of extreme events in the United States.
January 16, 2014
According to the January 14 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 34.4% of the contiguous U.S.
January 15, 2014
The average temperature for the contiguous U.S. during 2013 was 52.4°F, 0.3°F above the 20th century average.